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Marble and diamonds for Apple’s AirPods

Apple’s wireless AirPods earphones have been one of the company’s most surprising hits over the past few years, helping its wearables category grow beyond the Apple Watch....

The Timeless Quality of Natural Stone

by Toni Sabatino*Working in the interior design field has its joys and its challenges. Staying informed about product includes both. I have had the opportunity...

Island village keeps tradition of marble sculpture alive

Yiannis Hondroyiannis knew how to use a hammer and chisel at the age of 7. “I learned all about marble and its secrets in...

Unusual paintings, created using marble powder

His paintings are like magical dreams.It so happens that, in consideration of a particular artist’s work, you catch yourself thinking about what his paintings...

Amazing Architectural Interiors and Detailed Objects Carved into Raw Marble Blocks

Artist Matthew Simmonds has carved out a unique career for himself. Inspired by a lifelong interest in stone buildings, the Copenhagen-based sculptor is known for his...

Studio EO’s marble and glass Drill Vases are “part chaos and part control”

Stockholm's Studio EO marries handblown glass with fragments of discarded marble found in quarries to form its colourful Drill Vases.Described by the creator as "an exercise in improvisation", the Drill...

Marble Furniture Is a Real Thing

Some of history’s greatest artworks were created in marble, yet it continues to be typecast as a material meant only for kitchen islands and...

Zaha Hadid’s Stunning Feature Wall Showcases Masterful Craftsmanship

Architects have called it futuristic and compared it to spaceships. Envisioned and designed by late renowned architect Zaha Hadid, the 520 W 28th Street residential condominium...

Sculptor Yoko Kubrick mythic marble works

Chiseled from Carrara or Calacatta marble, works that highlight attributes from Greek Mythology Yoko Kubrick retells extravagant stories from myths and lore without relying on realism....

5 clever ways to use natural stone in home décor

Rugged, rustic and eco-friendly, stone has a natural charm to it. When used in interiors, it lends a timeless and elegant vibe to spaces. Natural...